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Senior Software Engineer, Data Platform Appnexus
New York, NY

AppNexus provides trading solutions and powers marketplaces for Internet advertising.

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Senior Software Engineer,Data PlatformAppNexus powers the real-time sale and purchase of digital advertising.We simplifythe most sophisticated machine learning and data science capabilities to help our customers unlock their greatest potential.Our data platform team handles 12 billion transacted ad requests per day and 200 terabytes of data per day.We are looking fora senior engineerto elevate our data ingestion and pipeline processing that emphasizes high performance & optimize map-reduce designs to support even faster, higher volume, delivery of actionable data for our stakeholders.About thejob:Owncore components of data ingestion andintegration processing that intakes ~40billon events per hour with data volumeinexcess of6TB per hourDesign and implement new features and enhancements to ourdata platformto advancecomponent architecture towardsstrategic data governance/management objectivesCollaboratewith high frequency/low latency design experts to perform in-depth analysis and optimization of data pipeline components; ensure smooth execution within strict time and resource limitationsWork closely with product stakeholders and users to understand data and reporting requirementsPrioritize bug fixes to ensure critical up-timeand reliability of systemsServe as a mentor and guide for other team membersAbout your skillsand experience:BA/BS/MS degree and5-7+years of experience (Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred)Progressive experience in software engineering and design, writing performant code, optimizing performance, and test automationExperiencewith Big Data and distributed systems using technologies such as Hadoop,Hbase,Spark, Python, Java and ScalaDemonstrated track record of workingwith large scale data deployments and/or high frequency/low latency projectsFamiliarwith Enterprise Data ManagementandGovernance practices;Data Architecture methodologies are a plus.More about you:You are passionate about a culture of learning and teaching. You love challenging yourself to constantly improve, and sharing your knowledge to empower othersYou like to take risks when looking for novel solutions to complex problems. If faced with roadblocks, you continue to reach higher to make greatness happenYou care about solving big, systemic problems. You look beyond the surface to understand root causes so that you can build long-term solutions for the whole ecosystemYou believe in not only serving customers, but also empowering them by providing knowledge and toolsAppNexus is proud to offer equal opportunity in all aspects of employment. We strive to foster a diverse, inclusive and engaging work environment. We welcome applications from all candidates and look forward to receiving yours! Ourinclusivityin action:Partnering with Path Forward to offerreturnships to help caregiversreenter the workforceSharing feedback openly through roundtable discussions on how to make progress on ourDiversity & Inclusion goalsGalvanizing diversity and inclusionthrough our affinity groups (including OutNexus, AppNexus Women's Network, AppNexus Latino Alliance and BlackNexus to name just a few!)Partnering with Fairygodbossto support our commitment to women's advancement in techProviding reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities, both for interviewees and for employees. Should you require an accommodation, please let us know at your earliest convenience so that we maymake arrangementsHiring Manager:Gerald MuiRecruiter:Keynisha Adebisi

About Appnexus

AppNexus provides trading solutions and powers marketplaces for Internet advertising.

5000 employees

28 west 23rd

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